Where is the fuse for the 12V power outlet on the Ford Escape?

Asked by Oct 18, 2007 at 10:17 AM about the 2002 Ford Escape

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The 12V power outlet below the cigarette lighter in my 2002 Ford Escape is no longer working.  I looked at the fuse map in the manual, and I cannot find where the fuse is for it.  Any help is much appreciated!  Thanks!

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if not in fuse panel in the passenger compartment check power distribution box in engine compartment should be a 20 amp mini fuse

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According to the manual, the fuse is in the power distribution box under the hood. It is fuse #12 (20A)

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40

This is same for my 2005 escape limited. The owners manual and my Haynes manual don't specifiy all that this fuse protects.

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2008 Ford Escape cigarette lighter/12V Power Port is Fuse #40 located within the interior fuse box on the passenger side. It is a 20 amp mini fuse and is normally yellow in color.

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10

On the 2012 Escape, the front front power (cigarette lighter) fuse (20A) is located in the interior panel, top right hand - slot #40

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